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Global Studies, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Florida City, FL, United States
The Global Studies program of Saint Leo University is an interdisciplinary experience. That means that as a Global Studies major, you’ll take classes in sociology, politics, biology, and business.
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Overview

The Global Studies program of Saint Leo University is unique in Florida and the Southeast. In addition to this broad interdisciplinary outlook on global issues, we help you develop the practical skills needed to understand relationships and solve problems. You’ll study foreign languages to gain insight into diverse cultures. You’ll learn conflict resolution skills. And you’ll be trained in systems thinking, which is a way to approach complex issues to build solutions.

What can you do with a degree in Global Studies?

Saint Leo Global Studies graduates are prepared for careers in organizations with a global or international focus: multinational corporations, international nongovernmental organizations, nonprofit organizations, and multilateral organizations such as the World Bank or United Nations. They also pursue graduate study in any number of fields, from business to criminal justice.

  • International marketing specialist
  • Logistics officer
  • Project analyst for a multilateral organization
  • CIA, DEA or INS field agent
  • English teacher in a foreign country
  • Aid worker in the developing world

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critical Issues in Globalization
  • Creating Sustainable Societies
  • Global Climate Change
  • International Business
  • Conflict Resolution
  • International Relations

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

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General Requirements

  • Application.
  • Submit transcripts, mark sheets, diplomas or certificates from all post-secondary institutions attended, along with course descriptions and credit values.
  • All international candidates for admission must prove English language proficiency.
  • Photocopy of the Biographical section of your current passport.
  • Proof of Financial Ability to Pay.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Florida City

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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